Packaging Technologist, Food, Lincolnshire
Location: East Midlands
County / State: Lincolnshire
Job type: Permanent
Consultant: Yasmine Baythoon
Start date: Asap
Salary: Salary Open Depending on Experience
Do you get excited when walking around supermarkets and spot new innovative packaging on the shelf? If you do then this is the role for you!!!
You will want to work for my client because they are one of the largest food groups in the UK producing highly innovative products and packaging to remain at the forefront in their category.
Reporting into the Technical Manager you will work closely with NPD - to design, test and procure packaging suitable for new products which meets the critical path time frames. You will support the site on any NPD / EPD projects, as well as look at innovation within packaging.
You will have experience of testing primary, secondary and tertiary packaging prior to launch and ensure you are capturing data from packing through to distribution to store and consumer purchase.
Internally you will conduct factory packaging trials, capture the data and report to all relevant internal and external stakeholders.
You will be the packaging expert on site, you will enjoy liaising with packaging companies whether that be existing or new, and keeping abreast of innovations in packaging to ensure the business remains at the forefront.
You will be confidant in your ability to work with others internally to solve any packaging issues, as well as develop the wider site teams' knowledge of packaging by carrying out workshops.
Monday - Friday 8.30am - 5pm (flexibility required when carrying out trials)
Are you fed up of working for a branded business where the projects can be long and drawn out? Then this could be the challenge you have been looking for, short shelf life chilled products for the major retailers.
Apply today to be considered.
REF. YEB893737 By Focus Management
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